getMODIS: Utility package for creating or updating a local user-defined subsets of the global MODIS grid data online archive. Pre-processing functionalities for MODIS grid data using MODIS Reporjection Tool (MRT)

Functions for selective download from the global MODIS-ftp data pool ('ftp://e4ftl01u.ecs.nasa.gov/'). Simple parameters are defining: MODIS-PRODUCT, COLLECTION, AREA and PERIOD. The functions (1) create a local archive if it is not existing, (2) check if requested files are already stored in the local archive, (3) download missing file(s) including metafile(s). Pre-processing capabilities of MRT (https://lpdaac.usgs.gov/tools/modis_reprojection_tool).

AuthorMatteo Mattiuzzi with contibutions from Anja Klisch. Institute of Surveying, Remote Sensing and Land Information (IVFL), BOKU Vienna
Date of publicationNone
MaintainerMatteo Mattiuzzi <matteo.mattiuzzi@boku.ac.at>
LicenseGPL (>=3)
Version0.2-17
http://getmodis.r-forge.r-project.org/

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